Reports Report 2222h (Event 2222-2012)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 2222-2012
Observer
NameStephen H
Experience Level5/5
RemarksThis fireball was a real showstopper ... it took my breath away. The color went from white to blue to green and there was a very faint hissing sound
Location
AddressFramingham, MA
Latitude42° 17' 4.47'' N (42.28°)
Longitude 71° 26' 26.58'' W (-71.44°)
Elevation57.18m
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2012-12-15 20:21 EST
UT Date & Time2012-12-16 01:21 UT
Duration≈1.5s
Direction
Moving directionFrom up right to down left
Descent Angle225°
Moving
Facing azimuth349.65°
First azimuth357.31°
First elevation26°
Last azimuth342.55°
Last elevation21°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude-11
ColorWhite, Blue, Green
Concurrent Sound
ObservationYes
Remarksa faint hissing
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration2s
Length15°
Remarksa smoke trail, hard to tell how long it was there as the sky was overcast
Terminal flash
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationNo
Remarks-